We are looking for an intern to take part in the Corporate Solutions, North American (NA) Property - Eastern Region team. The NA property team is responsible for the management and growth of our existing commercial property customer base as well as developing new customer relationships via marketing and sales activities in the Eastern region. The role will be working directly with the Underwriters on the NA Property team m as well as collaborating with other functions and departments including sales, claims and risk engineering teams. A successful candidate must be able to work at a high standard on their own as well as in a variety of project teams. They also will ensure good communication and within the NA Property Eastern Region team as well as other local functions they work with.
Tasks to be performed could include:
Assist with the development of client and prospect analysis including strategy, structure, financials, buyer segmentation, etc.
Assist with the development of client strategy and action plans that align with divisional financial goals
Monitor the insurance and reinsurance industry for market trends and developments including competitor intelligence
Liaise with the Business Unit & local peers to ensure complete and accurate information is captured from existing systems
Provide services to internal customers (ad-hoc analyses, presentations, stakeholder consulting)
Every year, Swiss Re offers internships to a number of bright and highly motivated students, enabling them to benefit from the company's global perspective and to discover the world. A Swiss Re internship can be much more than a temporary job - it can be your first step to a rewarding career. The program is expected to last 12 weeks, offers competitive salaries, and is offered in different Swiss Re locations.
In Junior year of an undergrad degree program or first year Graduate students
Exceptional academic performance (GPA of 3.0 and above)
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Must be self-motivated, hardworking, analytical and proactive
Must be able to work well with individuals at all levels within the organization and be able to articulate ideas
Interested candidates should apply through www.swissre.com/interns. Applications will only be accepted through our website
Strong interpersonal skills and team oriented approach
Willingness to be flexible and learn a variety of new skills quickly
Strong analytical background
Ability to work in global and multi-cultural environment
Duration of internship: May 21st to August 10th 2018
About Swiss Re
Swiss Re is the world's leading and most diversified global reinsurer. The company operates through offices in over 25 countries. Founded in Zurich, Switzerland, in 1863, Swiss Re offers financial services products that enable risk-taking essential to enterprise and progress. The company's traditional reinsurance products and related services for property and casualty, as well as the life and health business are complemented by insurance-based corporate finance solutions and supplementary services for comprehensive risk management.